How to deal with computers while having Dyslexia?

Dyslexia and dealing with computers

REVIEWED BY NUMBERDYSLEXIA’S EXPERT PANEL ON JUNE 17, 2022 Advancement in technology has brought about many noteworthy upgrades in lifestyle. Undoubtedly, dealing with computers is an eminent part of it. Right from contacting loved ones to purchasing something, computers come in handy with a wide range of purposes. But some people, like those with Dyslexia, may have … Read more

5 Ways To Remotely Support Students With Dyslexia

Dyslexia and remote support

REVIEWED BY NUMBERDYSLEXIA’S EXPERT PANEL ON MAY 02, 2022 Remote assistance has been getting easier with improved technology. What teachers may now need are just a few tips to make it a lot more effective. For people with Dyslexia, these tips work not only for personalization but also ensure flexibility of resources and time.  To end your … Read more

Implementing Color Coding Writing Strategies

Color coding writing strategy

A piece of text on the screen or a notebook inferred for longer durations turns boring or dull. It is crucial to turn these interesting to facilitate the engagement of readers. Ameliorating it visually is a fair idea, as most pupils like visual inferences or better learning. But, how can one make the text visually … Read more

How To Get Exempt From College Math: A brief note on how to get the math waiver

Getting Exempt From College Math

You probably do not know this but, Thomas Edison was really bad at math and well aware of it. He once said, “I can always hire a mathematician, but he cannot hire me!” Later we know, he sealed a place in history with great inventions like the electric bulb and the phonogram and 1,093 US … Read more

Dyscalculia and Reading The Clock: How to manage?

reading clock

What time is it?  If you have an analog clock in sight, it will probably take you a millisecond to answer that. But a passing gaze to read the clock is a mundane, simple day job that may be an uphill task for some people. Dyscalculia or Mathematics dyslexia is a condition where the person … Read more

How to Improve Reading Comprehension Skills of 3rd-graders?

How to Improve Reading Comprehension Skills of 3rd-graders?

From learning to read to reading to learn your child has to go through a process that is crucial in itself. Usually, till 2 nd grade your kid learns to read, they start developing the habit of reading words but as the curriculum proceeds to 3rd grade, it becomes imperative that your kid understands the … Read more

Effective Dyslexia Activities For All Age Groups

Dyslexia Activities

Greetings from the other side. Let’s give you the benefit of the doubt and see how fast and efficiently you can read and transcribe the following passages.  Tiring and exhausting, isn’t it? The above depicts just a chapter in the life of a dyslexic individual.    Currently, we share the earth with approximately  7.8 billion humans … Read more

Listening Comprehension IEP Goals: Main Goals, Importance, Ways to Formulate, Intervention Strategies

Listening Comprehension IEP Goals: Main Goals, Importance, Ways to Formulate, Intervention Strategies

The US Department of Education proposes formulation, implementation, and review of IEP goals if any student needs extra support to attain age-appropriate academic competency. IEP, as we discussed in our previous post on Vocabulary IEPs, stands for Individualized Education Programs. The public schools in the US form IEP goals for about 13 academic competencies including … Read more

Understanding, Identifying, And Developing The Gross Motor Skills In Pre-schoolers

How to develop gross motor skills in preschoolers? If you have a certain gap in your understanding of this topic, we suggest you read this post till the end. For the uninitiated, Gross motor skills are defined as the ability to make movements that involve limbs and torso muscles. A well developed gross motor skill … Read more

Vocabulary IEP Goals for Speech Therapy: Importance, list, assessment tips, strategies

Teaching kids with special needs to speak can be overwhelming if there is no definite guideline available. Also, the child may tend to stray away from the learning process if there are no goals in sight. That is why a legal document has been prepared by the US govt called IEP goals. The Govt stipulates … Read more